The Brunel University African Poetry Prize is an annual poetry prize of £3000 aimed at the development, celebration and promotion of poetry from Africa.The prize is open to poets who were born in Africa, or who are nationals of an African country, or whose parents are African.The prize is for ten poems exactly in order to encourage serious poets. These poems may, however, have been published. Only poets who have not yet had a full-length poetry book published are eligible. Poets who have self-published poetry books or had chapbooks and pamphlets published are allowed to submit for this prize. The 2015 prize is open for entries from 1/10/14 to 30/11/14.